noun, plural or·rer·ies.
Words nearby orrery
Origin of orrery
Examples from the Web for orrery
You therefore present this orrery to any person, and desire him to choose one of the questions there written.Endless Amusement|Unknown
He gave notice, says Orrery, that he would read prayers every Wednesday and Friday.Swift|Leslie Stephen
The packet being sealed, Orrery did not know the contents, and Pope asserted that he had burnt it almost as soon as received.Alexander Pope|Leslie Stephen
He clutched it in his hand and touched it against the orrery, trying to remember the formula for the giving of a true name.
Then he straightened, moving his hands toward the orrery in passes too rapid to be seen.